Charges laid after B&E

One man is in hospital and another faces charges after a B&E.  Medicine hat Police were called out to an apartment on 7th Street SE last Saturday for a Break and Enter in progress and when officers arrived, they found a 42 year old man who had suffered serious injuries in a fall.  Investigators said it was later found out that the man fell from a balcony after an encounter with one of the building’s occupants.  He was rushed to a Calgary Hospital with serious injuries.  54 year old Andrew Venne was charged with aggravated assault in the incident.  He has been released on bail and will appear in Medicine hat court on Thursday.